Object structure
Title:

Rural architecture and garments

Creator:

Demski, Dagnosław

Description:

Fotografie przedstawiające mieszkańców Gudżartu i Radżistanu oraz pakistańskiej prowincji Sind. Szeroki wybór zdjęć przedstawia krajobraz, budynki, przestrzenie wiejskie, portrety, wybrane obrzędy, ubiory codzienne jak i odświętne oraz ikonografię. Wykonano je w latach 1989, 1992, 1994 i 1996. Jest to zapis pracy etnografa, jak również miejsc – wsi i świątyń, w których był przyjmowany prof. Dagnosław Demski. Zdjęcia stanowią cenny zapis zmiany profesji, porzucenie starych zabudowań oraz zmianę tradycyjnego ubioru

Name:

Ghebensar pir feast (Iconographic document)

Other names:

Obrazy Indii i Pakistanu-Pasterze rabari

Object description:

The photo shows the shepherds of kachchi rabari during a festival in honor of the Muslim pir (Ghebensar Pir). During the festival, men and women march through the center of the village and, accompanied by a one-sided drum (nagara), go to the tomb, where they offer gifts. In the photo on the left, you can see the Pir tomb, whitened and covered with a green cloth for the fest. The tomb is surrounded by a low brick fence and is located outside the village. The bhopa ceremony at the tomb, the men, the woman, are leaving the place. The old man holds a green flag - a sign of pir. People dressed in the characteristic costumes of the kachchi shepherds. According to the faithful, this place and the power of pir make them fulfill the requests of the faithful.

Author (of drawing, photo, record):

Demski, Dagnosław

Data:

1992

Accession number:

India part 3, box 23, 0009

Subject and Keywords:

rabari shepherds (kachchi) ; rituals ; pir tomb

Relation:

Obrazy Indii i Pakistanu

Resource type:

Image

Detailed Resource Type:

Photography

Rights:

Creative Commons Attribution BY-SA 3.0 PL license

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. [CC BY-SA 3.0 PL] May be used within the scope specified in Creative Commons Attribution BY-SA 3.0 PL license, full text available at: ; -

Digitizing institution:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Operational Program Digital Poland, 2014-2020, Measure 2.3: Digital accessibility and usefulness of public sector information; funds from the European Regional Development Fund and national co-financing from the state budget. ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund

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